Events, exhibitions, concerts and more in Singapore this month!
And just like that, BAM it’s September. Events season is now in full swing as we gear up towards the final few months of the year and a ton of holiday occasions – only 116 days until Christmas, didn’t you know?! Grab your pens and get planning, it’s all here in September’s For Your Diary.
VivoCity & TANGS Mid-Autumn Fair
Get your mitts on a ton of mooncake goodies as we begin to prep for the Mid-Autumn festivities! Choose from more than 40 brands of mouth-watering mooncakes supplied from hotels, restaurants and overseas bakeries. TANGS will also be showcasing many amazing, gourmet delights made specially by Singaporean artisans, so be sure to check out this foodie affair!
When: Tuesday, 1 September – Sunday, 27 September, 10am-10pm
Where: Level 1, VivoCity Central Court, VivoCity, 1 Harbourfront Walk, Singapore 098585
How much: Free to attend!
Get ready for the hottest rom-com of the year, Sassy Girls. Sold out at the Hampstead Thatre in London, all those hopeless romantics out there can look forward to falling in love with this take on modern-day romance with a star-studded cast.
When: Wednesday, 2 September – Wednesday, 26 September, 8pm
Where: DBS Arts Centre Home of Singapore Repertory Theatre, 20 Merbau Road, Robertson Quay, Singapore 239035
How much: Tickets starting at $30, click here to buy yours now!
Puma 24-hour Trainathon
Puma is pushing the limits with their Forever Faster Campaign and the launch of their 24-hour Trainathon series! With hopes of finding the most ignited team in Asia, this mind over matter event will see brave participants enduring a 24-hour training session that’ll require some serious mental and physical determination! Those who survive will compete for the grand prize of $1,000 and Puma merchandise, including the chance to attend and compete in the sister Hong Kong event! Better start dusting off those trainers…
When: Saturday, 5 September & Sunday, 6 September, 12pm-12pm
Where: Gold’s Gym Singapore, 2 International Business Park, The Strategy, #01-05 Singapore 609930
How much: $68 per team of four, with a minimum of one hardcore, Sassy female per team. Register here!
Moshi Moshi Nippon Festival
Immerse yourself in some Japanese culture, with two days’ worth of concerts and fashion shows. Look forward to J-Pop performances from highly acclaimed Japanese artists and watch the newest collection strut down the runway.
When: Saturday, 5 September. The event will run all day so make sure to browse the full schedule (including performance times) and buy your tickets by clicking here.
Where: SCAPE The Ground Theatre, 2 Orchard Link, #04-01, Singapore 237978
How much: Starting from $78 per day
Sentosa Funfest 2015
There’s no rule to say that only kids can get excited about giant, inflatable slides and pools filled with foam! Bronze yourself in the sun, sand and surf at this mega beach festival and jump head-first into ball pools, beach grub and ice-cold beer.
When: Saturday, 5 September – Sunday, 13 September, 10am-7pm
Where: Siloso Beach, 51 Imbiah Walk, Sentosa, Singapore 099538
How much: $26, snap up your fun pass here!
Blast from the Past
If you’ve never been to The American Club, be assured that you’ll find heaps of fun activities and delicious dining at a range of different restaurants and bars. This month, you can look forward to their massive 80s-themed party, “Blast from the Past”! The American Club is legendary for its costume parties where attendees go all out, so start brushing off the acid-washed jeans and bring out the hairspray.
When: Saturday, 5 September , 7pm-12am
Where: The American Club, Colonial Room, The 2nd Floor, Eagle’s Nest, Union Bar, 10 Claymore Hill, Singapore 229573
How much: $85, click here to grab your tickets!
W Singapore Presents Summer of ’69
The W Singapore is back with yet another of your favourite Sunday pool party sessions with a day of amazing beats and good vibes, with DJs YuJin, Dave Does and Oliver Osborne. Don your favourite itsy-bitsy bikini and grab the girls and make the most of Sunday Funday.
When: Sunday, 6 September, 2pm-8pm
Where: WET® Deck, W Singapore – Sentosa Cove, 21 Ocean Way, Singapore 098374
How much: $35 (includes one drink), make sure to RSVP via email or on their website as tickets are going quickly!
Globe to Globe: Hamlet
ABA Productions and UK’s The Globe Theatre are bringing Shakespeare’s epic Hamlet to the Singapore stage. Lasting two-and-a-half hours, this touring cast of 12 are travelling around the world on a two-year global tour, performing a raw, thrillingly elemental production of this inexhaustible play.
When: Tuesday, 8 September – Saturday, 12 September
Where: Capitol Theatre, Capitol Building, 11 Stamford Road, Singapore 178884
How much: $88-$148, buy your tickets here!
Four-course Macallan Single Malt Whisky Pairing Dinner
Don the little black dress for this four-course extravaganza! Featuring Macallan Fine Oak whisky aged for 15 years and Sherry Oak whiskies aged 12 and 18 years, you’ll also be presented with signature, modern Australian dishes prepared by Executive Chef Mathew Leighton. Treat yourself to a delicious mouthful of Stuffed Breast and Confit Leg of Quail with Braised Lentil and Blue Cheese & Braised Wagyu Short Ribs with Whole Grain Mash, Pancetta and Burnt Onions. Mmm…
When: Wednesday, 9 September, 7pm onwards
Where: Salt Grill & Sky Bar, 2 Orchard Turn, ION Orchard, #55-01, Singapore 238801
How much: $130++. Save yourself a table and call the Salt Grill & Sky Bar on (+65) 6592 5118
TLC Festival 2015
Mark your calendars because leading travel and lifestyle channel TLC will be holding its inaugural TLC FESTIVAL in Singers! Certified Hatha yoga instructor, Denise Keller will be holding an outdoor yoga session whilst foodies can enjoy a culinary adventure with celebrity chefs including Bob Blumer, Erwan Heussaff and host of Nomad Chef, Jock Zonfrillo! So be sure to pack your picnic mats and enjoy a day of food and fun.
When: Saturday, 12 September, 4pm-11pm
Where: The Meadow at Gardens by the Bay, 8 Marina Gardens Drive, Singapore 018953
How much: Free! Register here to receive an exclusive TLC goodie bag!
Singapore Toy, Game and Comic Convention
The Singapore Toy, Game and Comic Convention (STGCC) is back for the eighth year running with it’s huge weekend line-up. Calling all comic fanatics and anime lovers, this event will see you shaking hands with famous comic book sketch artists and stage performers as well as taking part in new game demos and exhibitions. Watch as east meets west in this union of world comics, toys, games and collectables.
When: Saturday, 12 September & Sunday, 13 September, 10am-8pm
Where: Halls B & C, Level 1 Sands Expo & Convention Centre, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore, 2 Bayfront Ave, Singapore 18972
How much: $19 for a one day pass, or $28 for the entire weekend. Grab your tickets here!
We know how hectic your life can get when you’re striving towards your #workgoals. What you need to combat all of life’s stresses is some physical activity that will make you feel OM-azing. The island’s biggest yogi fest is bigger and better with an awesome line-up of local and regional instructors. Stand a chance to win one of four pairs of passes up for grabs in our exclusive Sassy giveaway here!
When: Saturday, 12 September, 8am-10pm
Where: Tanjong Beach Club, 120 Tanjong Beach Walk, Sentosa, Singapore 098942
How much: Between $50-$199. Book your tickets here!
Gorillaz Sound System Debuts in Singers
Nostalgia has come knocking in the form of Gorillaz Sound System, the ‘Feel Good Inc’! This virtually created band is making their debut in Singers where you can be sure to look forward to an amazing show full of award-winning animation, projections and of course, awesome old-school sounds.
When: Thursday, 17 September, 9.30pm-1am
Where: Zouk Club , 17 Jia Kim Street, Singapore, 9169420
How much: $75 at the door. Book your tickets here!
The Beach Spread
Tanjong Beach Club’s luxe brunch by the beach is back! Kick start the weekend by feasting on seaside favourites like freshly shucked oysters, hot-off-the-grill tiger prawns and seared snapper with lemongrass (while also sipping on copious amounts of champagne!).
When: Saturday, 19 September, 11am-2.30pm
Where: Tanjong Beach Club, 120 Tanjong Beach Walk, Sentosa, Singapore 098942
How much: $78 ++ for brunch only, or $178++ for both brunch and free flow champagne. Make sure to reserve yourself a spot early by calling Tanjong Beach Club on (+65) 97505323
Road to Ultra
Get super excited, dance fans, as Ultra, one of the top brands in the global party scene has made its way to The Lion City. Featuring drops by Skrillex and beats by Nicky Romero and Alesso; we’re pretty sure you should have booked your tickets, like, yesterday!
When: Saturday, September 19, all night!
Where: Marina Bay Sands Singapore, 10 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore, Marina Bay, Singapore 018956
How much: $168.00 – $198.00, book your tickets here!
Bon Jovi at Singapore Grand Prix
‘I ain’t gonna be just a face in the crowd, you’re gonna hear my voice when I shout it out loud’! Belt out the classics as you watch rock legends Bon Jovi live at the Singapore Grand Prix!
When: Sunday, 20 September, 7pm
Where: Marina Bay Circuit
How much: Starting from $54, grab your ticket here